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Hispanics Leaving Austin, Texas

In Main Event on November 11, 2011 at 5:52 pm

According Trey Mewes’ piece in the November 10th AustinDailyHerald.com, Hispanics are leaving Austin in droves, due to increased police scrutiny, lack of jobs, and the stress of other race-related factors.

Austin - Texas State Capitol

Image by adam79 via Flickr. Austin, Texas.

How this will ultimately affect the long-term make up of Austin is anybody’s guess, and it’s an interesting story for what it directly or indirectly recognizes as an increasing trend toward more and more racial profiling across the country.

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